Best of Breed 2016

Here are the Top 200 Tools for Learning 2016 classified into a number of categories under 4 main headings:

1 – Instructional tools  |  2 – Content development tools | 3 – Social tools |  4 – Personal tools

The number in brackets is the position of the tool on the 200 Tools list.

1 – INSTRUCTIONAL TOOLS
Course authoring tools (and related)

LMS and learning platforms

Portfolio platforms

Webinar tools

Classroom and audience response tools

 Educational tools

2 – CONTENT DEVELOPMENT TOOLS
Documentation tools

Presentation tools

Animated explainers

Video mashup tools

Video/Movie making/editing/platforms

Screen capture and screencasting tools

Photo/imaging tools

Audio editing tools

Games editor

VR tools

Graphic and diagramming tools

Clipart library

 Blogging and website tools

 

Survey forms

Spreadsheet tools

3 – SOCIAL TOOLS
Team/group messaging apps

Group Video tools

Enterprise social platforms

Other collaboration tools

 File synchronisation and sharing

Public social networks

4 – PERSONAL TOOLS
Online resource collections

 Online courses/learning platforms

 Bookmarking and curation tools

 

Search & research tools

Mindmapping tools

 Note-taking

Personal productivity tools

Web browsers

Photo sharing

Players, Apps & Dashboards

 

RSS/News readers

 

Email clients

 Devices